Keyword: Jewish cemetery

Jewish cemetery in north-east France vandalised

French interior minister Christophe Castaner announced the creation of a special hate crimes investigation unit on Wednesday when he visited a Jewish cemetery in a village in the north-east Alsace region, which includes the tombs of relatives of Karl Marx and also past French political figures, after 107 gravestones were found daubed with swastikas and anti-Semitic graffiti.

Teenage boys arrested for Jewish cemetery attack

The five arrests came after a 15-year-old turned himself into police for the attack on the cemetery in the eastern Alsace region of France.